Setting audit_log_exclude_accounts or audit_log_include_accounts Does Not Work

(Doc ID 1962532.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After setting audit_log_exclude_accounts or audit_log_include_accounts dynamically, auditing is not affected as expected. Scenarios where the filtering does not apply may be:

An example of existing connections not being affected by the filter is:



Either the audit_log_exclude_accounts or audit_log_include_accounts variable is set.


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